Education / Classes

Winter Art Classes


Cork & Canvas 3rd THURSDAYS!: $45 per person
Instructor: Sarah Pritzl
Thursday, January 18- 6:30-8:30 p.m.
Thursday, February 15- 6:30-8:30 p.m.

Get a group together and attend these pre-scheduled painting parties and connect with your inner artist. Walk away with your own masterpiece to showcase in your home! Wine, beer and light apps will be available! SPACE IS VERY LIMITED! CALL TO REGISTER.

715-389-8999 or

Norwegian Rosemaling

January 30, February 6, 13, 20, 27 and March 6

Rosemaling is a decorative folk art painting of Norway.  This decorative folk art class is open to beginners and for those who want to advance their skills.  Basic brush strokes and combinations will be taught.  These brush strokes are used in all the different ethnic folk art styles.  Using patterns as well as freestyle designs, you will produce a unique piece of art.

We will be studying the old Agder Rosemaling style that has a Telemark influence for inspiration for new designs.  

Class is in acrylics, Cost: $100    2 ½ hour classes   Includes project, brushes, paints for project and handouts

Two class options: Tuesdays 12:30-3 P.M. OR  6:30-9 P.M. 

To register or for further information:  Contact Carol Bender, instructor at (715) 315-0124 or 

Cork and Clay

A fun-filled evening for a group of individuals to create a masterpiece paired with delightful delicacies. 

*By appointment only.
Cost: $45 per person (includes supplies, light hors d'oeuvre and refreshments)

Birthday Parties: Un-wrap your CREATIVITY!

Plan an artistic and fun birthday party at Chestnut Center for the Arts! We will work with you to create a fun and artistic party for your little Picasso!

*By appointment only.
Cost: Will be determined based on the choice of activity (clay or painting) and number of participants.